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Tommy Dew's Walking History Tour

188 Meeting St, Charleston, SC 29401-3155
+1 843-853-8687
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Outstanding Tour of Historic Charleston

We thoroughly enjoyed our walking tour of Historic Charleston led by Tommy Dew. We met him before... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
luvcruzin2
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Kailua, Hawaii
Excellent insight

Totally engaging tour. Tommy did an amazing job of navigating out group through an insightful tour... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Matthew K
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188 Meeting St, Charleston, SC 29401-3155
Downtown
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+1 843-853-8687
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our walking tour of Historic Charleston led by Tommy Dew. We met him before our 11am tour at the corner of N. Market Street and 118 Meeting Street - Daughter of Confederacy. The tour is probably one of the most informative presentations...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Totally engaging tour. Tommy did an amazing job of navigating out group through an insightful tour of Charleston. His knowledge and personality was the perfect combination for an engaging 1-1/2 hour tour through the city. Tommy answered any question that came his way, he incorporated...More

Thank Matthew K
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Reviewed July 2, 2018

Jimmy is fantastic and very knowledgeable about Charleston's rich history and unique architecture. A must "Dew" when in Charleston.

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Reviewed June 25, 2018

If you come to Charleston for the first time (or any other time for that matter), and do not/have not taken the tour with Tommy Dew, you have missed the best opportunity to learn and start to understand as well as appreciate Charleston in full....More

Thank Raymond B
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Reviewed June 22, 2018 via mobile

Tommy’s highly informative and relaxed introduction to the origins and geography of the old walled city was a real pleasure. His perspective as a Southerner imbues his tour with a flavor we found refreshing, disarming and direct. His encyclopedic knowledge of the development of secessionist...More

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Reviewed June 21, 2018 via mobile

Tommy Dew has deep, deep knowledge of the history of the South and also the talent to convey that knowledge that is so effective. He is passionate and excellent! If I could I would make him also write books and teach history. He will fire...More

Thank J R
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Reviewed June 21, 2018 via mobile

Tommy Dew Knocks you off your feet with his tour! His knowledge of history, architecture, and the nuances of the Charleston are impressive. This walking tour should not be missed. Tommy Dew is a gift to the city of Charleston.

Thank Jennifer H
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Reviewed June 21, 2018 via mobile

This was my first walking tour and it was so great. Tommy is so knowledgeable and passionate about Charleston. Even on the hottest day of the year he kept us cool and had the most interesting inside view and thoughtful opinions. Great tour! He is...More

Thank AGBTraveler
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Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

This was my first waking tour and Tommy did not disappoint! His tour was full of history and personal touches to make the tour interesting. Lots of information, and I liked it enough, I might go again on another trip to Charleston.

Thank Mandy K
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Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

We had the pleasure of a tour with Tommy recently, and couldn't have been more pleased! While all licensed guides must pass a test to receive said license, the knowledge held by this personable gent far exceeds classroom basics. He has been here since before...More

Thank Anne W
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